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Perito Moreno Glacier, Patagonia

Posted by • February 26, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 3 Comments

A place that has been on our list from day one is Perito Moreno. An enormous glacier located in the Los Glaciares National Park close to El Calafate. We have heard so many good

The Northern Lakes of Patagonia

Posted by • February 25, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 3 Comments

When I think of cozy I imagine myself sitting on a very comfy couch, drinking a warm cup of coffee (tea or hot chocolate if you prefer) admiring a mountain lake through the window

Mendoza & Wine

Posted by • February 7, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 1 Comment

We arrived in Mendoza last Thursday (Feb 2nd). First things first, I need to mention that buses in Argentina (Andesmar and Flechabus in particular) are AMAZINGLY comfortable. Their buses include WiFi, meals, wine, whiskey,

Salta Road Trip – Day Five

Posted by • February 1, 2012 • Argentina ,Best Of ,South America 5 Comments

Day Five: Purmamarca, Tilcara and Salinas Grandes Our road trip around Salta came to an end on Sunday, but we finished it visiting some interestingly beautiful places. The first stop was Tilcara, only an hour and a

Salta Road Trip – Day Three and Four

Posted by • January 31, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 1 Comment

Day Three: Ruta 40 from Cafayate to Cachi Here we go again, on the road, this time to Cachi. The town of Cachi is less than 200 kilometers from Cafayate, but not many people go

Salta Road Trip – Day Two

Posted by • January 30, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 3 Comments

Day Two – Chasing waterfalls and wine tasting in Cafayate An early start in Cafayate helped us feel energetic and motivated for our next adventure. We had heard about a hike to 3 famous waterfalls at the

Salta Road Trip – Day One

Posted by • January 29, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 5 Comments

Day One – From Salta to Cafayate A long 23 hour bus ride from Iguazu brought us to one of the most popular areas of northwestern Argentina: Salta. This colonial town surrounded by the Andes is more than 450 years

Iguazu Falls

Posted by • January 22, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 11 Comments

Recently we were lucky enough to visit one of the greatest natural wonders of the world: the Iguazu Falls! Shared by Brazil and Argentina, this set of waterfalls is a natural beauty almost impossible to imagine. We

Tres Fronteras

Posted by • January 21, 2012 • Argentina ,South America Add Comment

  This is a neat spot where three countries all meet: Argentina, Paraguay and Brazil. I’m taking the picture from Puerto Iguazu, Argentina, Paraguay is to the left and Brazil to the right. The rivers

Chilling in Buenos Aires – part two

Posted by • January 14, 2012 • Argentina ,South America 2 Comments

Tonight is our last one in Buenos Aires. I took a stroll this evening around Palermo SOHO and as I walked back, looking at the people sitting outside the restaurants in the plaza, walking their